Conferences & Events

SFCA Summer Conference 2019 and Annual Awards Dinner

13th Jun 2019 - 14th Jun 2019 East Midlands Conference Centre, Beeston Lane, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RJ

Book your place for the annual SFCA Summer Conference

This is the sector’s premier annual event, at which key figures in education will share their insights; exceptional practitioners will showcase their initiatives; the collective bargaining position will be established; the annual awards will be made; and extensive opportunities for professional and social networking will be enjoyed.

Booking now open

Annual Awards Dinner

The SFCA Annual Awards nominations are now open. For further information including guidance and submissions form please click here, please note that the deadline for submission 30thApril 2019 at noon.

Why attend

A selection of the top reasons to attend given by 2018's delegates:

"The inspiring speakers and an opportunity to catch up with colleagues"

"Those moments that made me think and reflect on what we do and why"

"Having the time and opportunity to reflect on new ideas and on research presented by knowledgeable people"

"Receiving updates on the sector and from UCAS was also useful and sessions provided useful ideas and resources to use back at college"

"Opportunity to discuss and hear about experiences and strategies of other colleges."

View the draft Programme for the event here.


The SFCA are delighted to announce that fees for 2019 will remain frozen at 2018’s conference prices.

View 2019 conference, accommodation and networking event fees here

Sponsorship and exhibition

There are opportunities for exhibiting during the Conference as well as contributing inserts, flyers, adverts and additional sponsorship platforms including headline sponsorship of the conference drinks reception and dinner.

If your organisation is interested in sponsoring a SFCA event, please contact Jony Isaacs at or call 020 3824 0468


If you would like any further information about this event please contact Fran Hellel, Events & Communications Manager: 0203 824 0460

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